Thursday, February 29th, 2024

  • Soldiers is Kuwait join Military Friends Foundation... "Tough Ruck" in memory of Army Veteran and Weymouth Police Office Sgt. Michael Chesna killed in the line of duty.


    The Greater Boston Chapter of Gold Star Wives of America represents widows from all conflicts across the Commonwealth who have lost their spouse due to their military service. There is one organization we count on to assist our families and that is Military Friends Foundation. They are always there to help during good times and during difficult times. Military Friends Foundation has always shown compassion and respect to our members in every way. <br> <em>-Peggy Griffin, President of Gold Star Wives of Greater Boston</em>

  • Massachusetts is home...

    to more than 17,000 citizen soldiers and airmen.

  • Many are preparing...

    for a 3rd, 4th or even 5th deployment.

  • Loved Ones...

    find themselves preparing too.

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    With your support, Military Friends Foundation has provided millions of dollars in direct aid to military families.

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In The News

80 Years Later World War II Veteran 1LT Alfred Pezzella Laid To Rest

  A Hero’s Welcome Home for U.S. Army Air Forces 1st Lt. Alfred W. Pezzella, of Newton, Massachusetts, killed during World War II. October 20, 2023 – Newton, MA by Maia Kennedy | 1LT Alfred Pezzella grew up in Newton, Massachusetts, then volunteered and served with the United States Army Air Forces (USAAF) during World War II. He was trained as a bombardier on the B24 Liberator. ... [Read more]

Massachusetts Run For The Fallen brings together hundreds in Dedham on the 22nd Anniversary 9/11

September 2023/Dedham, MA – Military Friends Foundation, a nonprofit that gives direct support to local service members and families of the fallen in times of need, presented the 10th Annual Massachusetts Run for the Fallen on Saturday, September 9, 2023 in Dedham. More than 400 runners, volunteers and supporters, attended Massachusetts Run for the Fallen is 5K walk/run is dedicated to keeping... [Read more]

Gold Star families honored at State House Christmas tree ceremony

Boston/December 2022, WCVB Boston – Gold Star military families rang in the holiday season during a special Christmas tree dedication ceremony Thursday at the State House. Every year, the Military Friends Foundation hosts the event to pay tribute to Massachusetts military members who died in service and their families. On Thursday, those families were honored by Gov. Charlie Baker, Lt. Gov.... [Read more]

Military Friends, Operation Money Wise and TD Bank Financial Wellness Town Hall For Military & Their Families

On November 2, 2022, Military Friends Foundation will host a virtual Financial Wellness Town Hall for Servicemembers. “We want to extend our appreciation to Massachusetts Treasurer’s Office of Economic Empowerment and TD Bank for offering this free Town Hall to provide those who serve and their families with a toolkit for financial success,” said Military Friends Foundation Ambassador Brigadier... [Read more]